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The best light therapy lamps

Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) affects millions of people, but light therapy can be an effective treatment. Here are our favorite lamps on the market.
January 4, 2022

The top 10 best survival games on PC

Crafting, building, and exploring are all staples of the survival genre. If you're looking for an open-ended challenge, here are the best survival games on PC.
January 4, 2022
Valheim player standing in a field.

How to choose and buy an A/V receiver

Today's A/V receivers are packed with lots of technology: From understanding watt ratings to Wi-Fi, we explain how to buy one that will last you for years.
January 3, 2022
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How to use external storage with an iPhone or iPad

Learn how to access files on external storage devices, such as thumb drives, hard drives, or card readers, with your iPad or iPhone.
December 30, 2021
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What is a smart speaker? Why you need one and which one to buy

Smart speakers are becoming a common household device -- here's everything you should know about them, what they're for, and what to look for when buying one.
December 27, 2021
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The best antivirus apps for the iPhone

While iPhones are secure from viruses, they are not 100% safe, so apps that eliminate security threats are a great idea. Here are some of our favorites.
December 26, 2021

Need last-minute gift ideas? Here are 10 great picks for Pixel users

We rounded up the best gifts for Google Pixel users, so if you're still on the hunt for a good gift, then look no further!
December 23, 2021
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The best coffee makers

Looking for the perfect coffee maker for your favorite brews? From simple to complex, you'll find the most efficient and smartest models available on our list.
December 23, 2021
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Which Instant Pot should you buy? All of the models compared

Instant Pot offers multiple different types of pressure cookers. This guide compares every Instant Pot model so you can decide which pot is best for you.
December 23, 2021

The best Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 cases and covers

Smartphone case makers have perfected and updated their cases for the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3. Here are some of our favorites.
December 22, 2021
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The best ringtones for iOS and Android

Smartphones ship with a variety of ringtones, but you don't have to settle for the company-chosen sounds. Our ringtone app picks offer plenty of alternatives.
December 20, 2021
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How (and why) to give software as a gift this holiday season

Our tradition of giving physical gifts creates an enormous amount of waste. That’s why this year (and beyond) we should all consider giving software as a gift.
December 18, 2021
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Must-have accessories for the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Z Flip 3

These days, most smartphones don't ship with goodies in the box. With Samsung's Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Z Flip 3, you'll need some critical accessories.
December 16, 2021
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Digital Trends staff picks: Our favorite tech gear of 2021

As the year draws to a close, the Digital Trends Editorial team wants to look back and highlight our favorite products of 2021. Here's the cream of the crop!
December 14, 2021
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13 White elephant gift ideas that are guaranteed to spice up your holiday party

To help you make a splash at your holiday party this year, we've compiled a list of the best White Elephant gift ideas known to man.
December 9, 2021
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The best solar lights

Whether you're looking to add charm to your garden or additional home security, outdoor solar garden lights are the way to go. Here are five of our favorites.
December 8, 2021

The best LED light bulbs for 2022

LED bulbs are an affordable and practical way to light your home, and they keep getting better. Here are our picks for the best LED light bulbs on the market.
December 7, 2021
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Amazon Echo vs. Echo Dot: Battle of siblings

Amazon Echo versus Dot: We break down the differences with information about the Echo and the Dot so you can decide which smart speaker is right for your home
December 3, 2021
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The best Google Pixel 5a screen protectors

The budget-friendly Google 5a is a great buy for under $500. Protect your new phone with one of the best Google Pixel 5a screen protectors on the market.
December 2, 2021
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Best Cyber Monday smartwatch deals 2021 — what’s still available

Check out the best Cyber Monday smartwatch deals here, with offers from retailers on wearable devices from brands like Apple, Samsung, Fitbit, and Garmin.
December 2, 2021
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Best Cyber Monday Tablet deals 2021 — what’s still available

Cyber Monday is the last chance of the year to grab some massive bargains. Here are the best Cyber Monday tablet deals you can still shop.
December 2, 2021
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Best Cyber Monday iPad deals 2021 — what’s still available

Here are all the best Cyber Monday iPad deals you can shop today, as well as some important buying advice to help you make the right decision.
December 2, 2021

Best Cyber Monday Apple Watch deals 2021 — what’s still available

The shopping holiday is over, but the best Cyber Monday Apple Watch deals aren't all gone. These are the best picks you can shop right now.
December 2, 2021

Best Cyber Monday MacBook deals 2021 — what’s still available

Here’s everything you need to know about the best Cyber Monday MacBook deals happening now if you're planning to snap one up for yourself or your loved one.
December 2, 2021
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8 true wireless earbuds that won’t break the bank this holiday season

True wireless earbuds are the ultimate in convenience, but they can be pricey. Not these picks -- they're all great and none cost more than $100.
December 1, 2021
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Xbox Series X restock: Where you can buy right now

Looking for the best place to buy an Xbox Series X? Here's our guide to the best sites to buy the gaming console and what to know about stock notifications.
November 30, 2021
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PS5 restock: Where you can buy right now

The PS5 is out now, but finding one has been difficult for most potential buyers. These are the retailers to check, along with tips to make your search easier.
November 30, 2021
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The best grocery delivery apps

Not in the mood to leave your house for a trip to the grocery store? Delivery services like Instacart, Peapod, and Amazon Prime Now can shop for you.
November 30, 2021
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The best Apple TV apps

If you're looking to turn your Apple TV into an all-in-one entertainment powerhouse, we can help you get started with this list of the best apps to download.
November 30, 2021
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Amazon Kindle vs. Kindle Paperwhite

The basic Kindle, refreshed in 2019, goes up against the 2018 Kindle Paperwhite here. Find out how they differ and which emerges victorious in our comparison.
November 29, 2021
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Bought a gaming PC? Buy this Razer Cyber Monday deal NOW

Augment the PC gaming rig in your household with the Razer Power Up Gaming Bundle V2 -- with keyboard, mouse, headset, and mousepad. It's a Cyber Monday steal.
November 29, 2021
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All the Pokémon games available for the Nintendo Switch

Pokémon is one of the best franchises on the Switch. The Switch offers a variety of Pokémon games to try! Here's a list of every Pokémon game on the platform.
November 29, 2021
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The Best Cyber Monday Fitbit deal is the $200 Fitbit Sense

The best Fitbit Sense Cyber Monday deal takes $200 off the popular smartwatch.
November 29, 2021
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This 36,800mAh portable charger is a must-buy this Cyber Monday

Losing smartphone power is both inconvenient and hazardous. The Cyber Monday deal for Pxwaxpy's 36800mAh Power Bank can ensure that will never happen.
November 29, 2021
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Best 75-inch TV Cyber Monday deals 2021 — from $700

If you or a loved on is looking for a huge TV this holiday season, look no further than the new 75-inch Cyber Monday TV Deals we found at Best Buy.
November 29, 2021
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Cyber Monday deals drop this 22-inch Dell monitor to $110

Are you searching for a good quality affordable computer monitor? We found a very nice 22-incher from Dell on sale for Cyber Monday that might be just right.
November 29, 2021
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There aren’t many Cyber Monday iPad deals — here are some other tablet deals

While cheap iPads may seem few and far between, we suggest some alternative tablet prospects that we hope will excite you.
November 29, 2021
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Best Black Friday Kindle deals 2021: Deals still available

From the lead-up to the end of the sales, we'll be tracking all the Black Friday Kindle deals available this year right here.
November 27, 2021
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Best Black Friday phone deals 2021: Best deals still available

Here are all the best Black Friday phone deals you can still shop today, as well as some buying advice to help you make the right decision.
November 27, 2021
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Best Black Friday iPhone deals 2021: Deals are still on

The year's sales bonanza is over, but the biggest Black Friday iPhone deals remain. We've rounded up all the best picks right here.
November 27, 2021
Best Black Friday iPhone Deals 2021

Best Black Friday iPad deals 2021: Deals still happening

Here are all the best Black Friday iPad deals you can still shop today, as well as some important buying advice to help you make the right decision.
November 27, 2021
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How to choose an external hard drive

You need to back up your PC or mobile device, but you don't know how to choose an external drive that works best for your needs. We're here to help you decide.
November 26, 2021
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The best live TV streaming services: Hulu, Sling TV, YouTube TV, and more

Ditching cable? To demystify the journey to independence from traditional cable and satellite providers, we present the very best live TV streaming services.
November 25, 2021
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Which air fryer should you buy on Black Friday 2021?

The Ninja Foodie Air Fry Oven is the best option for a compact, efficient air fryer and it's the one to buy on Black Friday 2021.
November 25, 2021
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The best earbuds for 2022

Earbuds can provide excellent sound quality while offering way more convenience than a set of headphones. Here are the best models for every situation.
November 25, 2021
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Jabra Elite 7 Pro vs. Sony WF-1000XM4

The Jabra Elite 7 Pro is one of the best earbuds we've ever seen -- but if you're new to Jabra, you may be wondering how it compares to Sony's powerful earbuds.
November 25, 2021
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Instant Pot Duo Crisp vs. Ninja Foodi

The Ninja Foodi and Instant Pot Duo Crisp both let you air fry, pressure cook, and more. We compare the two.
November 25, 2021
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The best on-demand streaming services

Trying to find the best subscription streaming service for your tight budget? Let's compare the big three.
November 24, 2021
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11 gadgets and apps to make holiday travel less stressful

Ease holiday travel stress with gadgets and apps that will help you get there on time, relax, and recharge (literally).
November 24, 2021
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The best Jackbox games

With eight Jackbox Party Packs out there, you might not have a chance to play all the games. We've picked out the best ones to help you decide which to play.
November 24, 2021